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Old October 3 2013, 03:48 AM   #6
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Re: STID Federation Seal Question...

Gotham Central wrote: View Post
The gear wheel in the first one seems closer to the whole wheel of the Rotary Club (though I confess I have no idea at all what that might imply) than to the interrupted wheel of the ILO emblem. Have we not previously seen any Federation (or Starfleet) emblem in which a gear-wheel device figures?

MrJ wrote: View Post
They just wanted to change something else for no reason, and make it look "kewler". Give us "old school" fans something else to complain about... oh wait, I forgot, we're just a "vocal minority"...
A vocal minority among old-school fans? Yes, that does appear to be the case.

MrJ wrote: View Post
... and our opinions don't count.
Everyone's opinions count, though the value of some may be diminished due to having been poorly expressed or ill-informed.
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